About The Koreanist

The Koreanist is an internet zine that focuses on communicating Korean perspectives on Korean matters in English. By delivering Korean voices, we strive to address the misrepresentation of Korea and Koreans in the English media. We cover all things Korean, from culture and entertainment to politics.

About the founder

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My name is Jihyun Kim. I am 25 years old, born and raised in Seoul. I am a woman and a feminist. That’s about it. I don’t have any accomplishment to put in my bio. I don’t even have a bachelor’s degree, yet. I like techno music and pasta.

If you want to know more about me, please visit my personal website.

e-mail: jihyununni@gmail.com